10 Simple Tips for a Greener Home

Big change starts with small actions.  Try using these 10 easy tips to green up your home and keep more cash in your wallet! Change your Lightbulbs.  Switch from incandescent bulbs to fluorescent bulbs.  They use 75% less energy and last 10 times longer!  The cost is a little higher, but it would only take … Continue reading 10 Simple Tips for a Greener Home

How to Save on Your Initial Home Investment and Monthly Payments

There are only two major investments to consider when buying a home.  They are the initial investment, which includes the down payment and closing costs, and the monthly payment, which includes principal, interest, taxes and insurance.  Here are some things to consider. Initial Investment Choose a low or zero down payment loan.  You don’t necessarily … Continue reading How to Save on Your Initial Home Investment and Monthly Payments

4 Easy Credit Tips for Home Buyers

You’ve heard it all before. Rates are low, house prices are rising, and homeownership is a great way to accumulate wealth in the long term. So everyone should run out and buy a house, right? Before you make any major decisions,  you may want to make sure your credit is as prepared for this investment … Continue reading 4 Easy Credit Tips for Home Buyers